12927 E State Highway 82, Twin Lakes CO 81251, Twin Lakes, Colorado, 81251
Lot Area: 50,965 Sqft
This unique property is located in the heart of the Rocky Mountains. Home sits on the side of Mount Elbert, the tallest mountain in the Rockies. The house offers a wall of windows to delight the eyes including various wildlife from big animals to small critters along with aspen and pine covered mountains. It is breathtaking in winter to sit and enjoy coffee or hot chocolate in the spacious, warm, and cozy accommodations while watching the snow fall outside creating a beautiful winter scape. Besides the brilliant sights, this property also pleases other senses. Tantalizing smells of the aspen-filled woods and the sounds of the flowing waters of nearby Lake Creek can be captured by simply sitting on the houses large upper decks and lower porch outdoor sitting areas. The location is its own little, secluded piece of the Rocky Mountains, as no houses or neighbors are in view, while also offering many not so far adventures and entertainment. In the summer months, one can enjoy panning for gold, riding the abundant ATV trails, going on a mountain hike or bike ride, taking a boat excursion, canoeing across Twin Lakes, going on a guided river rapid trip, or taking in what the nearby towns of Aspen, Twin Lakes, Buena Vista and Leadville have to offer. In the winter months activities include skiing at numerous nearby world class ski resorts, snowmobiling, dog sledding, Nordic skiing or simply staying in and watching winter happen from the comfort of this extraordinary home. It is a unique opportunity just waiting to be had!